George Pascoe Watson: The PM is pinning her hopes on the 1975 factor

15 November 2017

Number 10 is keen to trumpet unemployment figures last seen around the time that Margaret Thatcher became Tory leader.

Kevin Schofield: Nicola Sturgeon cutting Alex Salmond loose is a pretty big deal

10 November 2017

The news that the former first minister will host a weekly chat show on Russia Today is clearly too much for his successor.

Peter Bingle: How to clean up the Tory stables in six stages

7 November 2017

One move the PM should make is installing Nicholas Soames as Conservative party chairman.

Book review: Hearts and Minds

15 November 2017

Oliver Letwin's book is a combination of personal memoir and an attempt to explain his part in the evolution of Conservative thinking.

Book review: Coalition Diaries 2012-2015

19 October 2017

David Laws had a rare vantage point on the Coalition government and provides a warts and all account.